| More Sports Board|| Dodgers hire Andrew Friedman as Pres. of baseball ops. - PKTiger on 10/14/14 at 1:10 pm|
[quote]Sources said that Friedman, in his role as president of baseball operations, will have the ability to hire a general manager.
Landing the 37-year-old ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Tyreke out 3-5 with a strained hamstring - PKTiger on 9/27/14 at 2:21 pm|
[quote]"Tyreke injured his hamstring playing pickup basketball out of town last week,” stated General Manager Dell Demps. “He is back in New Orleans rehabbing with our medical staff. Hopefully, he will be cleared to pla...
| More Sports Board|| Lawsuit Accuses Mets, Jeff Wilpon of Discrimination - PKTiger on 9/10/14 at 10:00 pm|
[quote]Leigh Castergine, who held the title of Senior Vice President for Ticket Sales and Service, claimed in the suit, which was filed in federal court on Wednesday, that Wilpon frequently harassed her for becoming pregnant. In one meeting, the suit alleges, Wilpon, the son of principal owner Fred ...
| Tiger Rant|| AP Preseason Poll Released | LSU 13th - PKTiger on 8/17/14 at 1:16 pm|
1. FSU (57)
2. Alabama (1)
3. Oregon (1)
4. OU (1)
5. Ohio State
8. Michigan St.
17. Notre Dame
18. Ole Miss
19. Arizona St.
20. Kansas St.
| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans Franchise Leaders Sporcle Quiz - PKTiger on 7/25/14 at 9:11 pm|
I only made a 49/50. I'm starting to question my own fandom now....
| Pelicans Talk|| Predict where the Pelicans finish in the West - PKTiger on 7/13/14 at 8:02 pm|
I wanna say they will make the playoffs, but I can't. The West is too deep.
I say 43-39 and 9th in the West....
| More Sports Board|| Which team sport can a bunch of avg. guys best hold their own vs. pros? - PKTiger on 6/17/14 at 1:40 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Starting May 15, US carriers will let you text police in case of emergency - PKTiger on 5/5/14 at 6:44 pm|
[quote]While carriers will climb on board, this just means they're making the service available -- the ability to text the police in an emergency situation won't work everywhere in the country the second...
| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans have used the 3rd most lineups in the NBA - PKTiger on 1/2/14 at 2:41 pm|
Saw this chart in an article about Portland and Golden St.
Sure, one reason for so many lineups has been the lack of good health. But Monty uses too many players. I don't think it's a coincidence that only a few playoff teams are ...
| Pelicans Talk|| No Smiht tonight vs. Portland - PKTiger on 12/21/13 at 8:21 pm|
[quote]@Jim_Eichenhofer: Pelicans center Jason Smith will miss his first game of 2013-14 tonight, due to right knee bone bruise[/quote]
| Pelicans Talk|| AD interview with Chris Broussard - PKTiger on 12/13/13 at 10:50 pm|
Nothing truly revealing in the interview. A couple interesting things, though.
AD opened up about his rookie year struggles:
[quote]The injuries ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Some notes after rewatching the game - PKTiger on 11/27/13 at 5:10 am|
The offense last night wasn't terrible. They didn't bother setting up their offense off most of Warriors misses, and they got some good looks playing in the flow of the game.
Their half-court sets were lackluster, as usual. I have two main problems with Monty's sets. First, they take too long t...
| Pelicans Talk|| Pel's Strength of Schedule - PKTiger on 11/21/13 at 6:12 pm|
The Pels have had, by far, the league's weakest schedule up to this point. Hopefully, these early losses don't wind up costing the team later in the season.
The best way to make the playoffs is probably to have a great record against the five teams they're fighting for playoff position with (T'...
| Pelicans Talk|| AD's Impact - PKTiger on 11/9/13 at 12:24 am|
[quote]Davis has been arguably as valuable to his team as any player in the league this season. With Davis on the court, the Pelicans are outscoring opponents by six points per 100 possessions this season. But with Davis off the court, opponents are outscoring them by 11 points per 100 possessions. ...
| Pelicans Talk|| This offensive system is terrible - PKTiger on 11/1/13 at 8:45 pm|
The ball never moves from side to side. It takes 10-12 seconds just to run sets and get the first look at the basket. The defense is rarely off balance or out of position. There aren't multiple drive and kicks, even though we have the personnel for it. The shot distribution is off. Too many mid...
| O-T Lounge|| FAA to allow airline passengers to use electronic gadgets from gate-to-gate - PKTiger on 10/31/13 at 9:25 am|
[quote]The Federal Aviation Administration says airlines can allow passengers to use the devices during takeoffs and landings on planes that meet certain criteria for protecting aircraft systems from electronic interference.
Most new airliners are expected to meet the criteria, but changes won’t ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans include in ESPN's five offseason moves that could backfire - PKTiger on 10/28/13 at 10:32 am|
[quote]New Orleans Pelicans
Moves: Pelicans bring together Jrue Holiday, Tyreke Evans and Eric Gordon
I've written about the Pelicans' collection of talent several times this summer: I called them the second-best collection of under-25 talent in the league, and said that Anthony Davis has a st...
| Pelicans Talk|| Vote on the Pelicans' Mascot Name - PKTiger on 10/25/13 at 3:36 pm|
Choices are down to Jacque, Pete, Pierre, Parrish, and Seymour. Parrish sounds like a winner to me....
| Pelicans Talk|| Promising stat in a Pelicans piece on nba.com - PKTiger on 10/23/13 at 10:53 pm|
[quote]Here’s a Schuhmann Stat: Over the last eight full preseasons (skipping 2011), 17 teams have gone through the exhibition schedule with less than two losses, and 14 of the 17 have made the playoffs.[/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| What are the best hotels in Nashville? - PKTiger on 10/20/13 at 7:43 am|
Wanna get my reservations for the Music City Bowl locked down now....